President Obama drops 28-song official campaign Spotify playlist

We know that President Obama is quite a sports fan, but he has also referenced a few

Music 
81 Hypes 0 Comments

We know that President Obama is quite a sports fan, but he has also referenced a few high-profile musicians since coming onto the scene and laying claim to the White House — think Lil Wayne and Jay-Z, for example. And as the time is now here to begin working on his reelection campaign, he, along with his trusted team of audio enthusiasts, have formulated an intriguing Spotify playlist to coincide with the forthcoming run. Check the extensive 28-track listing below and then head here to enjoy for your listening pleasure.

01 No Doubt – “Different People”
02 Earth Wind & Fire Experience feat. Al McKay Allstars – “Got To Get You Into My Life – (Live)”
03 Booker T. & The MG’s – “Green Onions – Single/LP Version”
04 Wilco – “I Got You”
05 The Impressions – “Keep On Pushing – Single Version”
06 Jennifer Hudson – “Love You I Do”
07 AgesandAges – “No Nostalgia”
08 Ledisi – “Raise Up”
09 Sugarland – “Stand Up”
10 Darius Rucker – “This”
11 Arcade Fire – “We Used to Wait”
12 Florence And The Machine – “You’ve Got The Love”
13 James Taylor – “Your Smiling Face”
14 REO Speedwagon – “Roll With The Changes”
15 Raphael Saadiq – “Keep Marchin’”
16 Noah And The Whale – “Tonight’s The Kind Of Night”
17 Zac Brown Band – “Keep Me In Mind”
18 Aretha Franklin – “The Weight”
19 U2 – “Even Better Than The Real Thing”
20 Dierks Bentley – “Home”
21 Sugarland – “Everyday America”
22 Darius Rucker – “Learn To Live”
23 Al Green – “Let’s Stay Together”
24 Electric Light Orchestra – “Mr. Blue Sky”
25 Montgomery Gentry – “My Town”
26 Ricky Martin – “The Best Thing About Me Is You Feat. Joss Stone”
27 Ray LaMontagne – “You Are The Best Thing”
28 Bruce Springsteen – “We Take Care Of Our Own”

Read Full Article

What to Read Next

Spotify Testing New Feature That Spotlights User-Created Playlists on Homepage
Music

Spotify Testing New Feature That Spotlights User-Created Playlists on Homepage

“Featured Curators” will soon be available in select markets.

Former President Barack Obama To Host and Narrate Netflix's National Parks Docuseries
Entertainment

Former President Barack Obama To Host and Narrate Netflix's National Parks Docuseries

Premiering on April 13.

Barack Obama Reveals His Favorite Songs of 2021
Music

Barack Obama Reveals His Favorite Songs of 2021

Featuring tracks from Lil Nas X, Cardi B, Lizzo and more.


A Basketball Signed by Kobe Bryant and LeBron James From President Obama's Pickup Game Is up for Auction
Sports

A Basketball Signed by Kobe Bryant and LeBron James From President Obama's Pickup Game Is up for Auction

The president, along with Magic Johnson and Carmelo Anthony, also signed the ball.

Name. 2012 Spring/Summer "FLEETING" Collection Lookbook
Fashion

Name. 2012 Spring/Summer "FLEETING" Collection Lookbook

Following our initial preview back in October, Noriyuki Shimizu and Japanese fashion label Name.

Battles - White Electric (Shabazz Palaces Remix)
Music 

Battles - White Electric (Shabazz Palaces Remix)

As Battles are gearing up for a forthcoming series of releases of remixed offerings from last

Rilgood featuring Tony Collins - Flying Pigs Theory II
Music 

Rilgood featuring Tony Collins - Flying Pigs Theory II

Rilgood makes his valiant return with a new leak from his forthcoming JFK Mixtape. Taking on a

Asher Roth announces "Final Four" Tour
Music 

Asher Roth announces "Final Four" Tour

If you follow Asher Roth even remotely, you should be well aware of his affinity for sports.

Essentials: Lincoln Eather
Fashion

Essentials: Lincoln Eather

Once a rising star on the surf circuit, Lincoln Eather now makes his living developing web-based


Steven Alan 2012 Fall Collection
Fashion

Steven Alan 2012 Fall Collection

New York designer, Steven Alan, helped kick off New York’s Fashion Week yesterday with collection

SUPRA Skytop Chili Red/White
Footwear Fashion

SUPRA Skytop Chili Red/White

SUPRA drops a new version of its ever popular Skytop with this chili red/white rendition for

GRIND: uniform experiment 2012 Spring/Summer "BLUE & BLACK" Editorial
Fashion

GRIND: uniform experiment 2012 Spring/Summer "BLUE & BLACK" Editorial

The recently released uniform experiment 2012 spring/summer “BLUE & BLACK” collection gets the

CASH CA x JAM HOME MADE 2012 POCKET WATCH & BAND
Watches

CASH CA x JAM HOME MADE 2012 POCKET WATCH & BAND

English purveyor of contemporary fashion goods, CASH CA, aligns with Japanese accessory maker, JAM

Jay-Z & Kanye West - N****s In Paris
Music 

Jay-Z & Kanye West - N****s In Paris

Just disclosed earlier on in the week, Jay and Ye stick true to their word in finally dropping

More ▾
 
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Gain access to exclusive interviews with industry creatives, think pieces, trend forecasts, guides and more.

By subscribing, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Looks like you’re using an ad-blocker

We charge advertisers instead of our readers. Support us by whitelisting our site.

Whitelist Us

How to Whitelist Us

screenshot
  1. Click the AdBlock icon in the browser extension area in the upper right-hand corner.
  2. Under “Pause on this site” click “Always”.
  3. Refresh the page or click the button below to continue.
screenshot
  1. Click the AdBlock Plus icon in the browser extension area in the upper right-hand corner.
  2. Block ads on – This website” switch off the toggle to turn it from blue to gray.
  3. Refresh the page or click the button below to continue.
screenshot
  1. Click the AdBlocker Ultimate icon in the browser extension area in the upper right-hand corner.
  2. Switch off the toggle to turn it from “Enabled on this site” to “Disabled on this site”.
  3. Refresh the page or click the button below to continue.
screenshot
  1. Click the Ghostery icon in the browser extension area in the upper right-hand corner.
  2. Click on the “Ad-Blocking” button at the bottom. It will turn gray and the text above will go from “ON” to “OFF”.
  3. Refresh the page or click the button below to continue.
screenshot
  1. Click the UBlock Origin icon in the browser extension area in the upper right-hand corner.
  2. Click on the large blue power icon at the top.
  3. When it turns gray, click the refresh icon that has appeared next to it or click the button below to continue.
screenshot
  1. Click the icon of the ad-blocker extension installed on your browser.You’ll usually find this icon in the upper right-hand corner of your screen. You may have more than one ad-blocker installed.
  2. Follow the instructions for disabling the ad blocker on the site you’re viewing.You may have to select a menu option or click a button.
  3. Refresh the page or click the button below to continue.